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"Doors and Screens"

CC010.002.147 (RS217121)

Description

Photo album titled: "Doors and Screens." Title is hand printed on a round paper label affixed to spine. Album has a heavy textured dark brown covering and is held together with two metal brads. Album has 52 olive green pages; thirteen of the pages are blank. Album contains 39 mounted black-and-white photographs. Photographs are of doors and screens (including folding screens, cheval fire screens and pole fire screens) designed and manufactured by A. H. Davenport Co., Irving and Casson, and their successor, Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. The order number or model number and year are often shown on a display in the photographs. One customer name (Brooklyn Edison) is handwritten on one page. Digital images of a selection of photographs from the album are attached to this record.

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Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1880-1973, undated
Acquisition Type
Museum Purchase
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 photo album containing 52 pages and 39 photographs (11 x 15 1/2 x 1 1/2 inches)
Dimensions
11x 15 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Dimensions
11x 15 1/2x 1 1/2(HxWxD) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
File
Additional Identification Number
Strong Museum number: 183.71
GUSN
296053
Reference Code
CC010.002.147

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Compiler)
Irving & Casson (Compiler)
Irving & Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. (Compiler)
Descriptive Terms
cheval fire screens
doors
fire screens (furniture)
folding screens
pole screens
screens (furniture)
Material Type
black-and-white photographs
photograph albums
photographs

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